April Jones and Nathan Powell Promoted at Citizens National Bank

April Jones has been promoted to the position of Bank Manager at Citizens National Bank’s Quitman Banking Centre.  A 10-year employee of the Bank, Jones began her career with the Bank as a Customer Service Representative and was promoted to the position of CSR Supervisor in Quitman in February 2016.  In February 2019, she was promoted once again to serve as Assistant Bank Manager of the Quitman bank location.

Neil Henry, CNB's Meridian Regional President said, "April has always had a strong to desire to learn in any of the positions that she has held at our Bank.  I appreciate her drive and initiative as she’s worked very hard and earned this promotion to the Bank Manager position.  She continues to build relationships and make outside sales calls and we know she will enable our Bank to accomplish great things in Quitman and Clarke County.”

Originally from East Texas, April has lived in Clarke County for over 20 years, and says she enjoys being involved with the Clarke County Chamber of Commerce.  She and her fiancé, Jamie Walker, are engaged to be married on April 25th in Navarre, Florida.  They are rearing three daughters: Ella, Kaley, and Ava, who are 14, 13, and 12 respectively. 

Nathan Powell has been promoted to the position of a Relationship Banker at Citizens National Bank.

Powell began his career with the Bank in October 2016 as a Personal Banker, and has received several promotions over the course of his career at the Bank.  In March 2018, he was promoted to serve as the Assistant Bank Manager at the Bank’s Downtown Banking Center in Meridian, and in July of the same year, he transferred to Quitman to serve as Assistant Bank Manager

In February 2019, Powell was promoted to serve as a Credit Analyst in the Bank’s Credit Administration Department, and the experience he gained in that department will be extremely valuable to him as he assumes the role of a Relationship Banker.

Originally from Enterprise, Powell received his Associates degree from East Central Community College in Decatur, and his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Mississippi State University. 

He and his wife, Holly, enjoy volunteering with TopSoccer, Ducks Unlimited, and The Challenger League, which enables mentally and physically challenged youth to enjoy soccer, basketball, and baseball.

Founded in 1888, Citizens National Bank is currently celebrating 131 years of service as an independent, Mississippi-owned community bank with locations in the following Mississippi communities: Quitman, Meridian, Philadelphia, Olive Branch, Southaven, Ridgeland, Madison, Flowood, Hattiesburg, Laurel, Waynesboro, Columbus, Macon, Kosciusko, and Carthage. The Bank has assets in excess of $1.4 billion and manages over $1.2 billion in its Wealth Management Division, which is committed to assisting clients with the accumulation, preservation, and transfer of wealth.  Learn more about Citizens National Bank by visiting www.yourcnb.com.